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Table 1 Baseline characteristics between groups

From: Placement of a modified cannula in the innominate vein for sufficient drainage during the bidirectional Glenn shunt procedure without cardiopulmonary bypass

  Group1 (n = 10) Group 2 (n = 9)
Gender (male/female) 6/4 5/4
Ages (months) 9.1 (3–18) 8.9 (2–19)
Weight (kg) 6.5 (4.1-14.5) 6.3 (4.5-15.1)
Single ventricle and pulmonary stenosis complex and single right superior vena cava (n) 10 9
SVC pressure (mmhg)* 24.50 ± 2.99 21.11 ± 1.96
Operating time (min) 26 (11–33) 25 (10–31)
Postop facial edema or neurological abnormality (n) 0 0
Glenn shunt with obstruction during follow-up (n) 0 0
  1. *Group 1- BDG using standard venous cannula in innominate vein, Group 2-BDG using modified venous cannula in innominate vein
  2. *SVC pressure (mmhg) p < 0.05